Day  Topic Covered  Text
Section(s) 
Assignment 
9/05  Introduction:
What is Calculus? 
1. Read:
Section 1.1 





9/08 
Functions, Calculus
Style 
1.1 
2. Read:
Section 1.2 
9/10 
Graphs Credit Card Math 
1.2 
3. Read:
Section 1.3 
9/12 
Field Guide to Elementary
Functions 
1.3 
4. Read: Section
1.4 




9/15  Derivative as a rate function derived from an amount function  1.4  5. Read: Section
1.5 
9/17  The derivative as a slope at a point. Estimating from a graph or table  1.41.5  6. Read:
Section 1.6 
9/19  The geometry of derivatives: max, min, inflection pts,concavity  1.6  7. Read:
Section 1.7 




9/22  The geometry of higher derivatives 
1.7  8. Read:
Review chapter 1 
9/24  Derivative functions: Graphical relationships among f,f' and f''  Review  9. Read:
Section 2.1 
9/26  Definition of Derivative 
2.1  10. Read:
None  instead, work through questions 15 on
the Power Rule sheet. Download
the sheet by clicking here, open the Word document you are getting
in the email, or look for the two pages of the sheet outside my
door. 



9/29  QUIZ I
over chapter 1 Derivatives/antiderivatives of power functions and polynomials 
2.1  11. Read:
Section 2.2 
10/01  Derivatives/antiderivatives of power functions and polynomials  2.2  12. Read:
Section 2.3 
10/03  Limits and
Continuity 
2.2  13. ReRead:
Section 2.3 




10/06  Limits and
Continuity 
2.3 
14. Read:
Section 2.4 
10/08  Derivative and antiderivative formulas,
optimization 
2.4 
15. Read: No
new reading 
10/10  TEST I,
thru 2.3 
TEST I  



10/13  Derivative and antiderivative formulas, optimization  2.4, App. G  16. Read: Appendix
G, p. A48A56. No MapleTA Written: p. A567: 1, 2, 4, 10, 11 (due in draft form by 10/15 and in final format beginning of class 10/17) 
10/15  Modeling situations
with mathematics 
2.4, App.
G 
17. Read:
2.5 . 
10/17  Differential
equations: modeling motion 
2.5 
18. Read: 2.6.




10/20  Break  
10/22  Derivatives/antiderivatives
of exponential and logarithmic functions,
modeling growth 
2.6, App. E 
19. Read: Look
again at 2.6, 
10/24  Derivatives/antiderivatives of trig functions, 
2.7, App. F 
20. Read: Look
again at derivative formulas in 2.7 



10/27  More exponential functions,
modeling 
21. Read:
Section 3.1, Appendix E 

10/29  Product and
quotient rules 
3.1  22. Read:
Section 3.2 
10/31 
Composition and Chain
Rule 
3.2 
23. Read:
Section 3.5 



11/03  Selected miscellaneous
derivatives and antiderivatives 
3.5 
24. Read:
Chapter 2 Summary and p. 196 and first 2/3 of 197 Written:

11/05 
Review for test 
No assignment 

11/07  Review for test  25. Read: 4.1 




11/10 
TEST II  Through
3.2, including Appendix G 
TEST II 

11/12  Slope fields  4.1  26.Read: Nothing new 
11/14  Why continuity matters  4.1  27. Read: 4.2 



11/17  More limits  4.2 
28. Read: 4.3 
11/19  4.3  29. Read: Look at conditions
and conclusions of theorems in sections 4.8 and 4.9 

11/21  The intermediate and mean value theorems  4.84.9  30. Read: 5.1 



11/24  Areas and
integrals 
5.1  31. Read: 5.1, 5.2
if possible 
11/26  Thanksgiving  
11/28  Thanksgiving  



12/01  The area function  5.15.2  32. Read: 5.2, 5.3

12/03  Fundamental
theorem of calculus 
5.3 
33. Read: Nothing
new 
12/05  TEST III Over chapters 3 and 4  Virtual TEST III Over
chapters 3 and 4 Check answers here 




12/08  Fundamental
theorem of calculus 
5.3 

12/10  Review and plan for final  




12/12  Final Examination, Cumulative 911 a.m. 